Join us for a virtual open house to give you a glimpse of life at AMDA. Learn more about our world-class faculty, unparalleled performing arts education and curriculum, the admissions process and a Q&A with our featured alumni!
Important Information for Returning to Campus in January 2022Out of an abundance of caution, given the increase in COVID cases, we are adjusting some of the return to campus dates.
Acting & Dance Virtual Open House - Jan 22, 2022
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Saturday, Jan 22, 2022
Broadcast begins at 2:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM PDT)
Welcome and AMDA Overview by Directors of Admissions, Jonathan Juarbe and Joseph Siriano
Virtual Housing tours – explore your home away from home!
Faculty spotlight with industry and curriculum insight
Financial aid and admissions overview with tips on how to nail your virtual audition
Alumni panel with featured alumni
Opportunities during the virtual event to win AMDA swag to be mailed to your home!
SPECIAL GUEST ALUMNI
JD Martin(Studio Conservatory – New York)
TV/Film: Currently “Dr. Patrick Cooper” in Manifest (Netflix/NBC), Bull (CBS), Seneca (HBO MAX), Peeking (Short), Red Hood (Short), The Set Up (Film), Neighbours (Network Ten), and The Food That Built America (History Channel). Theatre: “J. Seymour” in The Brutes (The New Ohio Theatre), “Sam” in Sonder (The Players Theatre), “Charles Beach” in In Love with the Arrow Collar Man (Theatre 80 St. Marks), “Duke Orsino” in Twelfth Night (Swiftly Tilting Theatre), “Claudio” in Much Ado About Nothing (Paperlight), and “Tybalt” in Romeo and Juliet (Valley Shakespeare).
Phillip Garcia(Acting BFA – Los Angeles)
TV/Film: “Rooster” in Sprung (IMDB TV, 2022), “Javi” in The Cleaning Lady (FOX, 2022), “Chuck” in CSI: Vegas (CBS), “Hardy” in S.W.A.T. (CBS), “Postmates/Lyft Driver” in Sneakerheads (Complex), “Miguel Vela” in NCIS: Los Angeles (CBS), “Ticker” in Mayans M.C. (FX), “Jorge” in The Rookie (ABC), “Nate” in Station 19 (ABC), “Mike” in Scandal (ABC), “Paulo the P.A.” in Telenovela (NBC), Fuller House (Netflix), “Luis Delgado” in Criminal Minds (CBS), “Ox” in Animal Kingdom (TNT), Sneakerheads (Netflix), Major Crimes (TNT), Whitney (NBC), El Jeffe (FOX), ), “Rusty” in Terminator 6: Dark Fate, “Thiago” in The Babymoon, and “Diego Alejandro” in Okja. Commercials: Over 30 national commercials including Walmart, McDonald’s, Anheuser-Busch, and Progressive Insurance.
Alexa De Barr(Dance Theatre Conservatory – New York)
Broadway: “Jet Girl”/“Graziella” in West Side Story. Off-Broadway: Featured Ensemble in I Married An Angel (New York City Center Encores), “Alice” in Alice By Heart (Choreography Workshop), and Featured Ensemble in Trip of Love (Stage 42). Concert: Ensemble Dancer in BOMBSHELL in Concert (Minskoff Theatre). Touring: Ensemble in An American in Paris (First National) and “Jet Girl”/”Graziella” and “Rosa” cover in West Side Story (International). Regional Theatre: “Maria”/Monotony Soloist in Jerome Robbins Broadway (The MUNY), “Kit-Kat Girl”/“Rosie” in Cabaret (Sacramento Music Circus), Ensemble in Nice Work If You Can Get It (dir. Glenn Casale/Bob Richard), “Cyd Charisse” in Singin’ in the Rain (Arts Center of Coastal Carolina), and Anything Goes (dir. Casey Colgan). TV/Commercial: Better Nate Than Ever (Disney), Jimmy Fallon’s “King of Wishful Thinking,” UNIQLO, and Lipton Tea. Music Video: “Blue Hand Me Down.”
Ramone Garcia(Dance Theatre BFA – Los Angeles)
Film: Featured Dancer in The Prom (Netflix), Movement Genius (Dir. Erin Contelo/Aluson Stoner), Youtube (Dir. Brent Rivera), and Tapped Out (Dir. Nicole Berger). Dance: East Side Story (Dir. Tracy Silver), Viraha (Dir. Doriana Sanchez), and Seize The Day (Dir. Ramone Galindo). Director/Choreographer: Vitae (Pro. Emily Meister), Two Again (Dir. Kyle Mchargh), and Forbidden Love (Dir. Laura Berg). Ramone has grown an impressive following on TikTok (almost 100K) and has partnered with several brands and celebrities creating content including Alyson Stoner, Brent Rivera and Kitsch. Ramone also launched Kids in Motion, a company focused on providing Texas youth with artistic methods of relieving stress through movement.
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